Among the most distinguished television personalities of African American descent is multi-talented Karlie Redd who is renowned as an actress, an illustrious reality television star, model, Hip-Hop artist, a dancer, singer-songwriter and a budding author.
During her formative years, she dreamt of becoming a star but it was only in 2001 that she started acting. Since then, she has had a gradual and steady rise to the top through hard work; this has made her one of the well-known tv personalities in the US today.
Karlie Redd’s Bio (Age)
The African American television personality was born in New York City. Although her date of birth has always been in doubt, it is widely believed that she was born on the 15th of April 1978.
Redd is an American of the Afro American ethnicity. Just as with her age, nothing of substance is known about her parents, siblings, early childhood and education. However, it is said that she spent her childhood days in Trinidad and Tobago. She would later return to the United States of America where she attended The Harlem School of Arts and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. It is on record that the television star is a college graduate.
In 2002, the actress made her debut in How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale. The next year, she made several appearances, in 18 Wheels of Justice, Lucyfire: The Pain Song, Black Spring Break 2 and Kate Brasher. A few years later, precisely in 2005, she directed Something in Common. Redd was part of Zane’s Sex Chronicles in 2008, and in 2010, the actress was seen in Hip-Hop Headstrong and Scream Queens. More so, she was in the reality show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta from 2012 to 2017. And, in 2012, she was on Big Morning Buzz Live and Totally Packaged.
That’s not all, In 2014, the actress was in Knifed Up and Top Five. Between that year and 2016, she made several appearances in movies and series which include the TV series K. Michelle: My Life, Love & Hip Hop, Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta: After Party Live! The Playboy Morning Show, My Side Piece, Saints & Sinners and more. Karlie Redd is scheduled to appear in We Are Family which is yet to be released.
Her Net Worth
The multi-talented entertainer launched her hairline known as the Redd Remy Hairline in July 2012 and released her first single on iTunes titled A Girl Has Needs.
Although her monthly and annual salary is not revealed yet, some sources, considering all her entertainment and business endeavors, have pegged her net worth at $200,000. But then, it is important to specify that this figure is only an estimated worth of her wealth and cannot be authenticated.
Karlie Redd’s Children
Karlie refused to admit that she has a 20-year-old daughter known as Jazmine Lewis until a court document surfaced specifying that she does. The document also revealed that Jazmine was fathered by Nate Hill, a notorious kingpin currently serving a lifetime prison sentence. As at the time the document circulated, Jazmine was studying at Clark Atlanta University.
Jazmine who looks exactly like her mama has made an appearance on Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. But her mom has insisted that it is important for her to finish school first before pursuing a career in the entertainment industry.
Other than Jazmine, she is not known to have had anyother kids from Nate Hill or anyother man.
Other Facts You Need To Know about Karlie
Rumors and Controversy
There has always been an unsettled controversy about Karlie’s age since her real age seems to be shrouded in lies and half-truths. People have always found it suspicious that the television personality has never revealed her real age. According to her numerous boyfriends and fellow co-stars, the actress is older than she claims.
Her Love Life
Another controversy surrounding the television star revolves around her love life. Though she has never been married, the star has been rumored to have been in several relationships with different men. At a point in time, she was seen having a romantic relationship with American rapper, Yung Joc; this lasted from 2014 to 2015. She left Joc in 2015 and clung to Lyfe Jennings, but it equally lasted for a short time as 2017 saw her attached to Ceaser Emanuel.
The actress’ other past relationships include the ones she had with Raymond Scott better known as Benzino and American basketball player, John Wall. Presently, Karlie is single and not involved in any relationship.
The African American television personality has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs 54 kg. Other details of her body measurements are 34-26-36 inches. Like many Afro-Americans, she has black hair and eyes.
Social Media Presence
The multitalented entertainer is currently active on social media platforms including Facebook where she has garnered over 202,905 followers, Twitter with a little more than 330k followers and Instagram where she has a staggering 1.3 million followers.